Zika Virus cause Underdeveloped Brains for Babies | Symptoms Diagnosis

Zika Virus cause Underdeveloped Brains for Babies | Symptoms Diagnosis
Zika Virus a disease linked to the condition in Latin America poses a global public health emergency requiring a united response, says the World Health Organization.

The infection has been linked to cases of microcephaly, in which babies are born with underdeveloped brains. The WHO alert puts Zika in the same category of concern as Ebola.

According to Wikipedia Zika virus is related to dengue, yellow fever, Japanese encephalitis, and West Nile viruses. it causes similar to mild dengue fever is treated by rest and cannot prevent by drugs or vaccines.
Zika Virus cause Underdeveloped Brains for Babies | Symptoms Diagnosis

Symptoms, Diagnosis, & Treatment
  • About 1 in 5 people infected with Zika virus become ill (i.e., develop Zika).
  • The most common symptoms of Zika are fever, rash, joint pain, or conjunctivitis (red eyes). Other common symptoms include muscle pain and headache. The incubation period (the time from exposure to symptoms) for Zika virus disease is not known, but is likely to be a few days to a week.
  • The illness is usually mild with symptoms lasting for several days to a week.
  • Zika virus usually remains in the blood of an infected person for a few days but it can be found longer in some people.
  • Severe disease requiring hospitalization is uncommon.
  • Deaths are rare.
  • The symptoms of Zika are similar to those of dengue and chikungunya, diseases spread through the same mosquitoes that transmit Zika.
  • See your healthcare provider if you develop the symptoms described above and have visited an area where Zika is found.
  • If you have recently traveled, tell your healthcare provider when and where you traveled.
  • Your healthcare provider may order blood tests to look for Zika or other similar viruses like dengue or chikungunya.
  • No vaccine or medications are available to prevent or treat Zika infections.
  • Treat the symptoms:
  • Get plenty of rest.
  • Drink fluids to prevent dehydration.
  • Take medicine such as acetaminophen to relieve fever and pain.
  • Do not take aspirin and other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), like ibuprofen and naproxen. Aspirin and NSAIDs should be avoided until dengue can be ruled out to reduce the risk of hemorrhage (bleeding). If you are taking medicine for another medical condition, talk to your healthcare provider before taking additional medication.
  • If you have Zika, prevent mosquito bites[PDF - 2 pages] for the first week of your illness.
  • During the first week of infection, Zika virus can be found in the blood and passed from an infected person to another mosquito through mosquito bites.
  • An infected mosquito can then spread the virus to other people.

5 Notorious Computer Viruses

5 Notorious Computer Viruses
The most notorious computer viruses 
My Doom - My Doom was first noticed in January 2004. the computer user affected is about 2 million within the first weeks of its release. The virus transferred via email messages and also known as 'novarg' the most notorious computer virus.

The subject line of mail name ‘Mail Transaction Failed’ comes with an attachment. If the attachment open its automatic executed the virus quickly. The virus latch all the email address found in your address book and transfer the mail as well.
5 Notorious Computer Viruses

ILOVEYOU - The second most notorious computer virus in the world. It was first detected in the Philippines on the 4th of May, 2000 and after a few hours it became global problem. The virus plays on human emotion, Love.

The virus also found in email with the subject “ILOVEYOU” with the attachment of .TXT file titled ‘Love-Letter-For-You.TXT.Vbs thinking it’s a message from your lover after you open and launched the virus it latches on the first 50 email addresses finds in your contact and sends the mail out to them automatic. It also affects multimedia files saved on the computer as well.

5 Notorious Computer Viruses

 Sobig F is another notorious virus. It was discovered in August 2004 and cost damages worth over $4Billion. Sobig F also comes with a mail from a legitimate source.

Code Red was discovered in July 2001 by two employees of the eEye Digital Security. They were enjoying the “Code Red Mountain Dew’ drink when they discovered the virus. The Code Red virus affect on Microsoft Internet Server system more than 400,000 servers in the world including those of the White House.

SQL Slammer also known as ‘Sapphire’ was first discovered in January 2003. It targeted random IP addresses to discharge the virus. Affect of virus include Bank of America ATM service, Continental Airlines. It is a standalone malicious program that affected more than 75,000 hosts within few minutes.